Mobile Court fines 24 people for violating lockdown rules in Sherpur


Md Musharaf Hossain, Sherpur:

A Mobile Court on Thursday fined 24 people to count Tk 5,800 for violating lockdown rules and regulations in Nakla upazila in Sherpur district on the second day of the all-out lockdown.

Zahidur Rahman Nirbahi Magistrate and Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Nakla and Assistant Commissioner (Land) and Executive Magistrate Kawsar Ahammad led the mobile court.

During the conduct of the court, pedestrians, shopkeepers, traders and buyers were informed about the dangers of the second wave of Coronavirus (Covit-19).

UNO Zahidur Rahman and AC Land Kawsar Ahammad said that such courts would continue to operate during the lockdown for the public.

Employees of different levels of the UNO office and Land office of the upazila, members of Nakla police station and local journalists were present at the time.

The Upazila administration, police department and different voluntary organizations are working to make the people aware of the need to implement this lockdown. Moreover, to make the lockdown effective, surveillance has been intensified in different markets at the union level, including at various roads in Nakla municipal town.